When kicking off a new month-not to mention a whole new year-it's always a good idea to focus on the things that really count: shoes. After all, how can one possibly put her best foot forward if she's not wearing a cute new pair of ankle boots, lace-ups, or pumps? Happily, thanks to JustFab.com, we've got a trio of tremendous footwear options for you. Don't worry if you blew your budget over the holidays because these shoe styles are awesome and affordable too!

By now you should be acquainted with JustFabulous, which is like a really chic shoe and handbag of the month club that brings you stylist-selected accessories for just $39.95 each. Each month, Katherine and Hillary-who also happen to be JustFab.com's Chief Style Experts-create The Haute List, which features their three favourite footwear options, outfit ideas for each shoe style, and a short video showcasing their picks. To give you a taste of what The Haute List is like, today we're featuring a sneak peek of our top selects for January, as well as some premium ideas on what to pair them with should you need a little wardrobe inspiration! Make sure you check out JustFabulous for more info, it's easy and free: all you have to do is take a short personal-style quiz when you sign up!

Pascale Lace-Up Booties
These taupe lace-up booties are the perfect way to incorporate a little downtown verve into your wardrobe. Shown here as a contrast to ladylike basics consisting of a skater skirt and plaid cape, the Pascale aids in executing a creative office outfit, but can be just as easily styled with an LBD for a cool cocktail look. Additionally, the taupe colour is spot-on for spring, making this bootie just the shoe you'll need to accent all the upcoming season's neutral hues.

Ophelia Moto Boots
Buckle boots are undoubtedly a must-have, and we like this chic, ankle-skimming pair to add a touch of tough-girl intrigue to any ensemble. Style them with winter basics for a fashion-forward day look that would be perfect for running errands or wear them with a flirty frock for your next Girls' Night Out.

Therese Pumps
A classic piece every lady should have in her footwear arsenal, these pointy-toe pumps are a true essential. The refined silhouette makes them a no-brainer for polishing off work-wear, while the buckle detail gives them some added panache. We'd style them with cropped trousers and a sequin jacket for an office-ready ensemble that can seamlessly translate from day to night.